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Hugh Jackman gives thrilling surprise to young Wolverine fan with cystic fibrosis

Archived, 5 days ago From 9news.com.au 

Sydney, AUSTRALIA - Hugh Jackman has surprised one of his biggest fans, a young boy with cystic fibrosis, while live on Australian radio.

Nine-year-old Domenic from western Sydney, who was diagnosed with the illness when he was just a baby, is a huge fan ...

Clowning around in McDonald’s helps charities

Archived, 5 days ago From hartlepoolmail.co.uk 

Hartlepool, U K - Ronald McDonald entertained youngsters at the fast food chain branches on Hartlepool marina and Burn Road.

It was all in a good cause as the restaurants laid on family-friendly activities which raised over £200 for two charities.

Gran’s battle inspires Little Princess to help

Archived, 6 days ago From fifetoday.co.uk 

Kirkcaldy, U K - After recently seeing the effect hair loss had on her grandmother, Amber Fleming (8) who is a pupil at Torbain Primary School told her parents that she wanted to donate her hair as she “doesn’t want boys and girls to be sad that they have no hair”.

Doctors Without Borders opens new war surgery hospital in Jordan

Archived, 6 days ago From cp24.com 

Toronto, CANADA - They are among the most tragically wounded from the Middle East's multiple wars. A 14-year-old Syrian girl whose lower legs were torn off by a shell. A 15-year-old Iraqi boy who was severely burned in a car bomb explosion.

To treat suc ...

Bag your unwanted goods and help beat heart disease in Burton

Archived, 6 days ago From burtonmail.co.uk 

Burton upon Trent, U K - A charity shop boss has urged people to donate their unwanted goods to help continue the fight with heart disease.

As part of a national scheme, the British Heart Foundation wants people to hand over their goods and help keep its high ...

Karlie Kloss gave a supermodel makeover to 2 teens from the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Archived, 6 days ago From bustle.com 

New York, NEW YORK - It hasn't been long since Karlie Kloss began her YouTube channel and already the model has shared some super entertaining, but also super heartwarming events. With the help of Make-A-Wish foundation, Karlie Kloss gave a supermodel makeover to two tee ...

MSF treats patients with symptoms of exposure to chemical agents

Archived, 6 days ago From msf.org 

Geneva, SWITZERLAND - Four patients exhibiting symptoms of exposure to chemical agents were treated at a hospital run by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in northern Syria’s Aleppo governorate on 21 August.

The patients are all from one family: two parents ...

Supermarket shoppers and staff raise almost £10,000 for charity

Archived, 7 days ago From bucksfreepress.co.uk 

High Wycombe, U K - Supermarket shoppers and staff in High Wycombe have done their bit to help put a smile on the face of people suffering from Arthritis by raising almost £10,000 for charity.

The National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS) received a ch ...

Volunteers make wish come true for boy

Archived, 7 days ago From tahlequahdailypress.com 

Tahlequah, OKLAHOMA - Community members and businesses came together Sunday, Aug. 23, at the Cherokee County Fair Grounds for a surprise send-off party for 6-year-old Grant York from Keys.

Grant was diagnosed with chronic lung disease and currently receives ...

Drama and joy at sea as MSF rescues children as young as 11

Archived, 7 days ago From english.rfi.fr 

Paris, FRANCE - Calm weather conditions in the Mediterranean Sea are encouraging smugglers to cram thousands of asylum-seekers onboard inflatable dinghies and fishing boats.

European ships picked up thousands at the weekend.

The MSF-cha ...

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